Mifflin Thomas School

Mifflin Thomas School serves 323 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Mifflin Thomas School operates within the Philadelphia City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 323 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 323 students
Mifflin Thomas School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mifflin Thomas School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Mifflin Thomas School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Mifflin Thomas School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Mifflin Thomas School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.32 0.24
Mifflin Thomas School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
91%
38%
Mifflin Thomas School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Mifflin Thomas School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2009)

District Comparison

Philadelphia City School District's student population of 137,674 students has decreased by 17% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,088 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,807 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Philadelphia City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
250
3
Number of Students Managed 137,674 1,514
Philadelphia City   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,831 MM $21 MM
Philadelphia City   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,951 MM $20 MM
Philadelphia City   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,088 $12,967
Philadelphia City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,807 $12,300
Philadelphia City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Eastern University Academy Charter School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mastery Cs-pickett Campus (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cook-wissahickon School (1 miles away)
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  • PhiladelphiaEastern University Academy Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 363 students
    0.5 miles
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    PhiladelphiaPA 19129
    (215)769-3131
    0.57-12363
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    Grades: 9-12 | 537 students
    0.7 miles
    3101 Henry Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19129
    (215)227-4407
    0.79-12537
  • PhiladelphiaCook-wissahickon School
    Grades: PK-8 | 471 students
    1 miles
    201 East Salaignac St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19128
    (215)487-4463
    1PK-8471
  • PhiladelphiaRhodes E Washington School
    Grades: KG-8 | 695 students
    1 miles
    2900 West Clearfield St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19132
    (215)227-4402
    1KG-8695
  • PhiladelphiaWissahickon Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 457 students
    1.1 miles
    4700 G Wissahickon Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19144
    (267)338-1020
    1.1KG-8457

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